Sequel to All the Trees in Pearl, All the Women in Pearl and Interlude in Pearl Five years ago James Carver traded small-town secrets for the scandalous nightlife of Victorian Paris. He went looking for answers but discovered a taste for a man's hard body and a talent for spinning erotic tales. Now he's being framed for crimes he didn't commit and hunted for secrets he doesn't want to reveal. He could run again, but private investigator Maxwell Simon has other plans. James soon finds himself on his knees, breaking vows and enjoying very unconventional hospitality. Reader Advisory: Novel includes all the luscious stuff you've come to love, including m/m, f/f and m/f/f/m scenes.